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UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
Robert Toland Papers, 1820-1843
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Scope and Content Note
These papers contain correspondence, deeds, and land warrants belonging to Robert Toland (of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), concerning the purchase of land in Arkansas and payment of taxes on it. Correspondents include William E. Woodruff, who founded the Arkansas Gazette.
These papers were originally numbered H-35 and is part of the J. N. Heiskell Historical Collection, courtesy of the Arkansas Gazette Foundation.
Robert Toland lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and purchased many military bounty land patents for Arkansas Territory between 1820 and 1822. William E. Woodruff served as his agent in Arkansas, paying his taxes and administering the property from roughly 1825 until at least 1842. It is unlikely Toland ever traveled to Arkansas.
Arkansas Gazette Foundation. (donor)
Heiskell, John Netherland, 1872-1972, collector
Izard, George, 1777-1828
Toland, Robert, 1793-1848
Woodruff, William Edward, 1795-1885
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is available for viewing at the Arkansas Studies Institute.
Conditions Governing Use
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17-U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using this material is liable for any infringement.
Copyright for correspondence in the collections belongs to those correspondents or their beneficiaries. Persons wanting to re-use those materials are advised to obtain permission from copyright holders.
Robert Toland Papers, 1820-1843, UALR.MS.0176. UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock.
Footnote or Endnote info:
Description of item, location of item in the collection (e.g. File, Box, Subseries, and Series Numbers as applicable), Robert Toland Papers, UALR.MS.0176.